Dr. Daniel B. Fisher – United States of America
Dr. Fisher obtained a PhD in biochemistry, to discover the so called chemical basis of mental health conditions. While carrying out neurochemical research at NIMH, Dan was diagnosed with schizophrenia. Upon recovery, he became a psychiatrist. He has worked for 35 years as a community psychiatrist, co-founder and CEO of the National Empowerment Center, a member of the New Freedom Commission on Mental Health, president of the National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery, and a professor at U. Mass Dept. of Psychiatry. He is one of the developers and trainers of Emotional CPR.